911 Public Safety Dispatcher
Are you looking for a rewarding career with great benefits? Do you want to make a difference in a person’s life during their time of need? The Monroe County Control Center is accepting applications for the position of 911 Public Safety Dispatcher. Completed application packets submitted to our office will be kept on file until the next round of pre-employment testing (date TBD), not to exceed one year.
Application packets may be obtained via our website or picked up in person Monday-Thursday from 8:00 am-4:00 pm and from 8:00 am-1:00 pm on Friday. You may also call and request that we send an application packet to you via USPS mail, email or fax. Application packets include an Employment Application, Applicant Reference Release Form and a Correspondence Form.
Completed application packets may be submitted in person Monday-Friday from 8:00 am-4:00 pm., via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax at (570)402-8890. You may also submit your completed applications via USPS mail to Monroe County Control Center, 100 Gypsum Road Suite 201, Stroudsburg, PA 18360.
The Monroe County Control Center is looking for candidates who are customer service-oriented and are able to handle stressful situations while maintaining composure and self-control. Candidates must be at least (18) years of age, possess a high school diploma or equivalent and have/maintain a clear criminal history. In addition, candidates must have effective oral and written communications skills, basic computer skills and be able to effectively multi-task.
Applicants must pass a criminal background check, reference check, written test, a 35 word-per-minute typing test with 90% accuracy, oral interview and pre-employment drug screening, as well as random alcohol and drug screenings once hired.
The Monroe County Control Center is a 24-hour, 7 days a week operation.
The selected applicants are required to rotate on ALL shifts and must be available to work NIGHTS, OVERNIGHTS, WEEKENDS and HOLIDAYS. There are no exceptions!
CLICK HERE to download the 911 Public Safety Dispatcher Job Description.
Why Should You Apply?
Current starting pay rate is $18.65 hourly. Excellent benefits package.
Interested In Applying?
CLICK HERE to download the 911 Public Safety Dispatcher Employment Application Packet to start the application process!
The Monroe County Control Center is an equal opportunity employer.